#a79521 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a79521 is composed of 65.5% red, 58.4% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 80.2% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 51.9 degrees, a saturation of 67% and a lightness of 39.2%. #a79521 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #4f2b00. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 65
    • G 58
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 80
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a79521 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#a79521 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a79521 has RGB values of R:167, G:149, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:0.8, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10982689.

Hex triplet a79521 #a79521
RGB Decimal 167, 149, 33 rgb(167,149,33)
RGB Percent 65.5, 58.4, 12.9 rgb(65.5%,58.4%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 11, 80, 35
HSL 51.9°, 67, 39.2 hsl(51.9,67%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.9°, 80.2, 65.5
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 61.5, -5.534, 58.477
XYZ 26.959, 29.821, 5.775
xyY 0.431, 0.477, 29.821
CIE-LCH 61.5, 58.738, 95.406
CIE-LUV 61.5, 17.2, 62.054
Hunter-Lab 54.609, -7.445, 31.956
Binary 10100111, 10010101, 00100001

Color Schemes with #a79521

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Alternatives to #a79521

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#a79521 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a79521

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a79521;}
.background {background-color:#a79521;}
.border {border:1px solid #a79521;}

Shades and Tints of #a79521

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #030301 is the darkest color, while #fcfbf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a79521

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #69685f is the less saturated color, while #c6ac02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a79521 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #928f77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ac9a2c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bf9230 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b4909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aa9828 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b6932b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #af926e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population